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  1. Question Could Barry Corr be the answer?

    I remember back last season when Cresswell got sent off and Barry Corr was moved to Centre Back, so many people on here saying how well he played and how he won everything in the air.I was thinking could he be the answer to our obvious weakness in the central defensive positions.It seems clear...
  2. Latest Rumours Harry kewell?

    It has been stated in the press here he is fit , living in England and looking for a club,and he himself as said he is open to offers from any club willing to give him an opportunity.Being a left sided player of undoubted ability , maybe the lure of a Wembley appearance ,he just maybe willing to...
  3. Cricko

    Official Match Thread Barnet V Southend United

    Blues XI to face Barnet: Smith; Clohessy, Cresswell, Prosser, Straker; Hurst, Lund, Spillane, Reeves; Assombalonga, Corr. Subs: Bentley; Eastwood, Harris, Spicer, Woodyard, Leonard, Mayor.
  4. DTS

    Family Holidays.

    Ladies and Gents. Just starting to work on our family plans for a summer holiday. I need to start thinking about this as my son turns two in mid July and so it makes sense to get back before then rather than pay two kids prices. I have been a bit surprised by the costs and options on offer at...
  5. DTS

    Explosions in Belguim

    Only just breaking but dosent sound good. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-16161746
  6. DTS

    Pato training with Oxford

    http://www.southendunited.co.uk/page/NewsDetail/0,,10444~2387200,00.html No real shocks his face clearly dosent fit.
  7. DTS

    Tax dosent have to be taxing??? Help ???

    Evenning, Time for my annual **** I have only got 3 days left to do my tax return post. Not even started mine yet I am too busy trying to do the wives. She carried forward a loss of £1253 from last year. This year on paper after the 10% furnished relief she lost approx £500 from the rental...
  8. DTS

    The Sawyer Factor - How excited are you?

    Personally I am more excited than I was at the birth of my two kids at the idea of seeing Sawyer in our beloved Blue. A few killjoys dont seem that bothered. I have had 2000 "Sawyer is our leader" t-shirts made for the event (plus a "Sawyer is our leader XXXL ponch for Fatso so he dosent feel...
  9. DTS

    Question Do you support another side?

    It dawned on me on saturday the amount of people that come to Roots Hall but actually support other sides too. Not looking at any sort of with hunt as I fully understand people have family ties etc to 2nd sides. J Just curious as to what % of our support would say they have a 2nd side? If so...
  10. DTS

    Question Would you want Southend to become a football super power.

    I was watching TV in bed last night with the Mrs when the BBC did a news article on Fulhams pending cup final tonight. Now I personally seem to be in a minority of one and its no doubt because I am jealous but I dont like Fulham. As a kid they were a total nothing side and we seemed to beat...
  11. DTS

    Rooney to be top ENGLAND scorer.

    With Hills at 3.25 to 1 ... Assuming he stays fit looks like a dead cert on current form dosent it... Lampard next up at 6,25 -1
  12. DTS

    Help me settle tonights food dilema.

    On a Wednesday night I go out and play football. As a result the Mrs kindly had dinner on the table for me when I get home at 9pm. As a night in can be a bit boring when you only have a 15 month old for company the Mrs often invites one of her pals over for some food which I always encourage as...
  13. DTS

    Question Does your partner know your "magic number".

    Think I have mentioned it before but one of my best mates got married and then left his wife three weeks later. Couldnt really understand it at the time but turns out he had been having a six month affair behind his girlfriend of 10 years back. Since then he has been wracked with guilt and has...
  14. DTS

    S/T buying the Chelsea ticket online

    Lads, How the **** do buy my ST seat on line for the Chelsea game? Dad told me its a simple link but I cant seem to do it. I have been sent a link cakked Blues exclusive but it dosent seem to help. Ahhhh
  15. Ayrshire Blue

    Mildenhall or Joyce

    What I have seen of our new keepers in pre season I'm finding it really difficult to pick between the two of them and I think it will be interesting to see them do battle for the starting place. Mildenhall has been giving shirt number 1 but that dosent mean anything. Want to get peoples fews...
  16. Ayrshire Blue

    New Harry Potter film

    The trailer was released yesterday, dosent give to much of the film away. Any Potter fans out there wanting to see this film ? Here's the trailer.
  17. Southend Need U!

    Southend United Need U. Follow This Link http://www.playforyourclub.com/play.php Southend United Are In The UK Qulifiers Click On It They Are Now In The Second Qulifing Leauge If We Win This WERE IN LEAUGE 2. That Leauge Dosent Open Untill Friday So Wait For It U Can Still Practise Now...
  18. DTS

    Would you read Dad of DtS book?

    Right - I am in need of a bit of secrecy on this one....And as Dad of DtS is off on hols this week I am hoping he wont see this post but.... Basically my old man is writing a book at the moment. Its only really for his own enjoyment about his times watching Southend. Its not really a book...
  19. DTS

    Would you support this policy?

    Times are slow in the world of mortgage broking at the moment. We did however have a call today from a potential customer who called up on the off chance. This customer basically told Anna in the office that she was claiming full unemployment benefit as she was unable to find work. As she had...
  20. DTS

    Thoughts from the East Stand.

    Right - Not going to talk about the game as there are a million threads on that however there are some other points I would like too touch on. Had a few drinks in the spread before the game as I have come to enjoy. Served by the ever friendly McNasty. Its fast becoming a Shrimperzone haven in...